Black Police Officer Not Treated Like Other Officers

Bridgeport NAACP: Black officer not treated like other cops

The NAACP in its letter wrote: “We ask whether there is a need for a second (federal) order to resolve racial discrimination (by requiring) a special master to oversee promotions, balance in assignments and disputes?” “The state police and the state attorney called the NAACP with results of their investigation, where they found no reason to render any charges against Officer Blackwell,” the letter reads.

DOJ To Investigate Charlotte Shooting

NAACP Announces DOJ Investigation into Charlotte Shooting

At a press conference in Charlotte, North Carolina on Saturday, the NAACP and members of the clergy announced that the Department of Justice is launching an investigation into the police shooting death of an African-American male named Keith Lamont Scott.

Doesn’t Matter If Scott Had A Gun Or Not

Charlotte NAACP President: ‘It Doesn’t Really Matter’ If Keith Lamont Scott Had a Gun – Breitbart

On Thursday’s broadcast of “CNN Newsroom,” Charlotte-Mecklenburg NAACP President Minister Corine Mack argued that “it doesn’t really matter” if Keith Lamont Scott had a gun when he was shot by police. Mack said that the police should release video of the Scott incident.

NAACP On Terence Crutcher Killing

NAACP Statement on Fatal Shooting of Terence Crutcher During Police Encounter in Tulsa, OK | Press Room

“Yesterday, the Tulsa Police Department released video footage, captured from three different views, that shows two officers fatally shooting Terence Crutcher, 40, of Tulsa, during a traffic stop. Crutcher was shot after walking to his car with his hands up. The video footage of Crutcher’s death tragically and horrifically shows us the futility of our cry: “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot.”

Aiken Branch Celebration

Aiken County NAACP branch remembers founders during 98th anniversary celebration

BEECH ISLAND – As the Aiken County Branch of the NAACP celebrated its 98th anniversary Sunday, one of its officers praised its founders and early members for their bravery. “They were courageous,” said First Vice President Louisiana Wright Sanders while speaking at the Runs Missionary Baptist Church.